Labradors [are] lousy watchdogs. They usually bark when there is a stranger about, but it is an expression of unmitigated joy at the chance to meet somebody new, not a warning. ~Norman Strung
America's Top Dog
The gentle, intelligent, and family-friendly labrador retriever from Canada continues to be the most popular breed in the United States, according to AKC registration statistics.
Eager to Please
The golden retriever, with its intelligence and eager-to-please attitude, is one of the most popular breeds in the United States, according to AKC registration statistics.